President Trump Abused His Power and Obstructed Congress.
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-FL), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, voted for two Articles of Impeachment for President Donald Trump.
Article I: Abuse Of Power
Rep. Demings votes for the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act
Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) voted for H.R. 3, a bill to lower prescription drug costs for American families, and to cover dental, vision, and hearing services under Medicare for the first time. The legislation, which passed the House of Representatives and will now go to the Senate, was named in honor of U.S.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) today introduced new bipartisan legislation to enable law enforcement to adapt to a rapidly-digitizing world. Her bill is cosponsored by Conor Lamb (D-PA), Rep. Brian Babin (R-TX), and John Rutherford (R-FL).
Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, Rep. Demings (FL-10) joined Majority Whip Clyburn in a letter to House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committee Leadership urging them to pass legislation that tightens rules for the Opportunity Zone Program.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Reps. Val Demings (FL-10) and Al Lawson (FL-05) have led two new letters on affordable housing in Florida. The first opposes a new HUD rule to shift additional burdens onto homeowners and renters.
Washington, D.C. – Following Speaker Pelosi’s announcement of a full-blown impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, Rep. Demings issued the following statement:
ORLANDO, FL – Today, Rep. Demings introduced a bipartisan, bicameral resolution calling for increased diversity in American media. Co-leading the resolution is Rep. Jenniffer González-Colón (R-PR) in the U.S. House, and Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV) in the U.S.
New Legal Actions Reference Possibility of Impeachment
ORLANDO, FL – Today, Rep. Demings and other members of the House Judiciary Committee announced two new legal actions to secure evidence and witness testimony related to President Trump’s corruption, abuse of power, and obstruction of justice.
Director Mueller’s Testimony Confirms that Congress Must Hold the President Accountable
ORLANDO, FL – Today, Special Counsel Robert Mueller testified before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
ORLANDO, FL – Today, U.S. Rep. Al Lawson (FL-05), Rep. Alma Adams (NC-12), and Rep. Val Demings (FL-10) introduced the HUD Inspection Act of 2019. This bill forces the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to take greater action when federal assisted housing properties fail to come into compliance with federal housing laws.